Navigation Menu is a theme feature introduced with Version 3.0. WordPress includes an easy to use mechanism for introducing customised navigation menus into a theme. In order to incorporate menu support into your theme, you need to add a few code segments to your theme files.

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How to add active class to separate page link?

I'm using the Wordpress Bootstrap theme as my base theme. It uses the following code to add the class "active" to any links in the header if the user is currently on that page: ...
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How to get current pages menu text?

Is there an easy way of outputting the current pages menu text? I am looking for something like <?php echo get_the_title(); ?> But for the current pages menu text.
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Creating a Horizontal menu

i'm new to creating wordpress themes and want a menu at the Top of my page. I do have the following: Header.php <html> <head> <title>Tutorial theme</title> <link ...
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Costum walker with sub menu item count

I have a menu like: -Item1 --Sub1 --Sub2 --Sub3 --Sub4 --Sub5 --Sub6 -Item2 -Item3 and want to do some costum stuff after x subitems, so I have to determine when x is reached. I tried to define a ...
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Grey out nav buttons unless is_user_logged_in()

I'd like to show my users some features I offer if they register in a special nav bar. I've created this for a logged in version and a logged out version: if ( is_user_logged_in() ) { $menu = ...
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How to use wp_nav_menu to create a select menu dropdown?

I'm using the following inside the wp_nav_menu function to create a select dropdown menu where each menu item is an option in the select dropdown... 'items_wrap' => ...
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Should the caching of WordPress menus be specific to each page?

Introduction In optimizing large WordPress Websites for performance I always look at caching certain parts of the Website, mostly (of course) those that require a lot of Queries/calculation. For the ...
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Limit the menu child levels under “admin > appearance > menus”

in my effort in making the WP backend as user friendly as possible, I'm looking for a way to limit the amount of child (or submenu items) of the menu(s) under "admin > appearance > menus". They idea ...
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Does the 'nav_menu_css_class' filter accept 2 or 3 arguments?

I've been using the nav_menu_css_class filter in one of my plugins, implemented as: add_filter( 'nav_menu_css_class', 'wbwcrf_nav_menu_css_class', 10, 3 ); function wbwcrf_nav_menu_css_class( ...
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Add 'has_children' class to parent li when modifying Walker_Nav_Menu

I'm writing a customised walker class for wp_nav_menu and want to be able to specify if an li contains a submenu. So I want my markup to be: <li class="has_children [other-wordpress-classes]"> ...
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custom walker nav issue involving ajax

I am using ajax in a theme not written by me. This ajax gets the link clicked and then slides that page into view. it works good. In order for it to do it's thing, I had to make a custom walker for ...
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Search form as list item in menu?

What is the best way to do this: <?php wp_nav_menu( array('menu'=>'Primary', 'container'=>'', 'items_wrap'=>'<ul id="%1$s" ...
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Main menu highlighting on subpage which is not in submenu but in hierarchy

I have my menu made of images. Therefore I use divs and with .current-menu-item I use CSS to change the image. This works if I'm directly on this main page. If I'm on a subpage I cannot use this trick ...
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Add separator to admin submenu

I would like to add a separator to the admin submenu section, NOT in the top level section. I'm thinking of using javascript and styling to do the job, but I was wondering if there's a more ...
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How can I add a delay to the collapsible menu in Twenty Eleven?

The navigation menu closes immediately upon moving the mouse outside of the menu item's area. How can I introduce a delay that will keep it open a second or less to keep visitors from becoming ...
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Container class not appearing on navigation menu

I want to render a menu with a container like this: <nav class="nav"> However, the container is just rendering with the default class name applied which I don't want. <nav ...
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Cannot seem to replace the native menu with the menu I created, so 2 menus appear

Helping a friend w/ a navigational menu on a WordPress PHP site -- called it Primary Menu. I'm trying to override the default navigational menu with the jquery-mega-menu I created in the widget area ...
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Customizing Only a Specific Menu using the “wp_nav_menu_items” Hook?

Thanks to some help on here, I've managed to add a custom search box to my main menu... by adding this to my theme's functions.php add_filter('wp_nav_menu_items','search_box_function'); function ...
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WP Nav menu append to url

Using wp_nav_menu() , how can I append a value at end of each URL? For example, I have the following url: http://www.example.com/ but I have to append a language parameter at the end, so the url ...
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How to develop a menu like wwe.com?

I would like to design and develop a WordPress menu like wwe.com's menu where it has multiple columns, images and a video section in drop down menus. I can create a multi-column menu, but I'm not ...
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WP Nav Menu: String replacements

I have a short function to clean up the WP Nav Menu. add_filter('nav_menu_css_class','strip_classes'); function strip_classes($a){ return (in_array('menu-item-71',$a))? array('contact') : ...
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Wordpress menu links with images & class selection

<ul> <li class="selected">Link 1<img src="images/slash.png" /></li> <li>Link 2<img src="images/slash.png" /></li> <li>Link ...
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Bootstrap drop down menu with wp_nav_menu

I am trying to build a Wordpress theme with boostrap, but the nav menu is giving me some trouble. I would like the dropdown to work like boostraps dropdown, but I do not know how to do this. This is ...
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Creating an accordion style menu

Is there any way to create a menu with dropdown list like the image below in WordPress ? click to enlarge ⤴ Here, when we click on [+] sign the dropdown menu shows up, I can manage the CSS, but ...
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How to change the menu color

I need to change the menu color of the wordpress 2011 theme to transparent. this is the header <nav id="access" role="navigation"> <h3 class="assistive-text"><?php _e( ...
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Can't remove menu items added by plugin

I am trying to remove menu items from the backend but for some reason I can't remove specific menu items added by plugins. For example, I can use this line to remove the plugins page and it works just ...
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Set default screen option for appearance -> menus

Is it possible to have any control over the screen options for Appearance>Menus. I am working on a theme and with a fresh Wordpress install where I had never touched any of the screen options ( at ...
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register_nav_menus, then create menus programatically

I have a register_nav_menus call in my theme's functions.php: //register nav menu and footer nav. register_nav_menus( array( 'main-nav' => 'Main Navigation', 'footer-nav' ...
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Adding custom menu widget to sidebar programatically [duplicate]

I am trying to add custom menu widget to the sidebar. I am not working on wordpress directly, but I am using an xml-rpc calls to manage worpdress site (it is possible via ...
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Resolve the debugs

I enable the debugs, and i have these that describe below. In the wp-config.php write : define('WP_DEBUG', true); define('WP_DEBUG', false); 1) Notice: Undefined index: type in ...
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One site, 2 distinct sections: two different top nav menus?

I have a site that is in two distinct halves. I'd like the same template to apply to the whole site (from a look & feel perspective), but for each 'half' of the site to have its own top nav menu. ...
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Change class-name on “current_ancestor” in wp_nav_menu

Im working with a project where i want the wp_nav_menu to output other css classes for current_page, current_ancestor and remove other stuff like page-id and menu-id. I have get some stuff working ...
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How do I add nested categories to drop-down menu in twenty-eleven?

I know how to do it by writing a separate ul/li css for wp_list_categories, but I find menus of "twenty eleven" already well designed and flexible, so I`d like to use them. Custom menus, when I have ...
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Use wp_nav_menu() to display a Menu from another site in a Network install?

So I'm basically upgrading an older site and I need to make it multisite as well for some blogs and such. I'd like to have the main site Menu(created from the admin) available on the other sites in ...
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Removing Submenu from Menu

Thesis appears to automatically add the sub-menus (sub-menu ul) to menu parents if childs exists. I have a specific need to remove this html from a particular menu. The menu name is: second_level ...
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Recent Posts widget missing current_menu_item class

Unlike the (WP standard) Custom Menu widget, the Recent Posts widget does not add the current_menu_item class when a post is selected (being displayed). This seems like a major oversight, am I ...
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Get menu links only

I'm creating a template in HTML5. On navigatiom menu i need to implement something like this <nav> <a href="url1">url1</a> <a href="url1">url2</a> <a ...
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do_action appearing outside of menu?

I'm using Bill Erickson's "Add Extra Code to Any Menu" function: <?php /** * Add Extra Code to Any Menu * @author Bill Erickson * @link http://www.billerickson.net/customizing-wordpress-menus/ ...
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Using CSS ID's and Classes with images in a Wordpress Horizontal Menu

just found this marvelous website, so, I'm new in Wordpress. I have a HTML/CSS website developed from a PSD file. Everything was going OK, Header, Footer, but when I came across the WP menu, I'm just ...
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Dynamic Menu drops pages?

I've created a Dynamic Menu that highlights the selected page and colors for example the blog page "red" while the other links (home, about, contanct) remain white. My question is how can I make the ...
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Filter Menu Items by Custom User Role in a page

I want to create a page template where the contents of the menu is filtered. Say, on Template 1, I want only the pages/post created by a custom access role areamanager1 to be displayed on the Menu on ...
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Site with all content on the front page

I would like to achieve the following: all the content is displayed on 1 page (the front page) the content is organized in sections the content for each section can be edited separately each section ...
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Show menu based on parent & ancestor

Trying to show a wp menu based on parent. Works great on parent / child pages, but on grandchildren pages its failing. How should i restructure the menu selector to include the sub nav menu based on ...
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Find the Children of a Page then Echo it as a Bulleted List of Links (menu)

I am trying to check if a parent Page has children. If it has children I would like to echo the children as a bulleted list with links to each child (basically a menu). Right now I have the following ...
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How do I fix this error: Warning: invalid argument supplied for foreach()?

I recently moved a wordpress install from my local instance to a dev server. For the move, I installed a clean version of wordpress 3.4, moved exact duplicates of the file structre, and used the ...
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How to insert link to the default post archive into a menu

I can add categories, I can even add a custom post type archive, but I can't add the original posts archive. It's not among the page list. I worked around this by creating a page, creating a ...
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Adding custom text in items titles from wp_nav_menu()

I need to add something after each title of a specific menu called by wp_nav_menu() I tried add_filter('wp_nav_title', 'testing_stuff'); with function testing_stuff() { $item->title = ...
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Is it possible to animate the Twenty Eleven menu? [closed]

I have a menu in my Twenty Eleven child theme that has some hierarchical items. Twenty Eleven handles it just fine, of course, but my client likes the fancy-looking menu animation that you can see on ...
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How do I add the menu item description to the menu? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Menu items description? Custom Walker for wp_nav_menu() I know this question has been asked before, but I haven't quite found the answer I'm looking for. This handy ...
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Custom Permalink Plugin and Current Page/Ancestor in Menus

I'm looking for a custom permalink plugin that is able to interact with menu classes. For instance, I have a menu that includes the parent website.com/shop as one of its list items. If a page, say ...